Requisition #: 182839
Location: Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: June 13, 2019
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The Neuropsychologist will be responsible for clinical, research, and education/training endeavors. This individual will be responsible for completing neuropsychological and psychological evaluations as part of standard clinical care and providing full neuropsychological feedback and writing neuropsychological reports. This individual will also coordinate a patient’s care as it relates to neuropsychological functioning. In addition, this individual will be responsible for consultation-liaison services for inpatients in need of psychological care, as well as actively participate in current research and educational programming.
- Complete inpatient and outpatient neuropsychological evaluations for children with developmental and neurological disorders, utilizing a wide variety of psychological and neuropsychological testing measures to provide high quality patient care
- Actively engage in the hospital and multi-disciplinary teams to support patient care
- Supervise and train varying levels of trainees within JHACH and Neuropsychology, including, but not limited to, interns and residents to ensure a high quality training program
- Participate in Neuropsychology/Psychology on-call schedule, providing inpatient psychological and neuropsychological consultation to support patient care
- Develop a line of research and actively engage in peer-reviewed publication, as well as support current research endeavors of the service line; at least one publication is expected annually to assist with dissemination of research
- Doctoral degree with emphasis in clinical psychology, developmental psychology, school psychology, or counseling psychology
- 2 year post-doctoral fellowship/residency in pediatric neuropsychology
- Experience working in a medical setting with experience in assessing and working with children and young adults ages 3-22 who have confirmed or suspected medical conditions and/or psychological conditions
- Florida Psychologist license or be license eligible; board certified or board-eligible for certification in Clinical Neuropsychology and Pediatric Neuropsychology via the American Board of Professional Psychology; if not board certified at hire, must attain board certification within 5 years of starting position
- Proficiency in data entry and standard PC based applications
- Flexibility with good time management skills
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